Dr. ir. Takeshi Hara was awarded with the Best Poster Award at the 46th International Symposium on High Performance Liquid Phase Separations and Related Techniques (HPLC 2017) for a contribution entitled: “Study on Effect of Mesopore size on Column Performance of Silica-Based Porous Layered Open Tube Capillary columns”. The work for the poster was co-authored by ir. Shunta Futagami, Prof. Dr. ir. Wim De Malsche, Prof. Dr. ir. Gino Baron and Prof. Dr. ir. Gert Desmet.